Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: BK4260-862p
CLIFFHANGER: NEW CLIMBING CULTURE AND ADVENTURES Julie Ellison 2020 1st ed Large Hardcover Near Fine
By Ellison, Julie
Price: $39.99

List Price: $75.00
You Save $35.01 (47%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description



2020, 1st edition. 288 pp, 100s of color photos. In English. Large format pictorial hardcover (12''x9'') - no dust jacket issued - with corners bumped in transit. Near Fine.

Journey upwards with Cliffhanger, a dizzyingly beautiful presentation of the people and places that make up the world of climbing. Climbing has recently exploded as a global phenomenon, thanks to a plethora of dedicated gyms springing up and media coverage that has had a wide reach. Using breathtaking imagery and in-depth stories, Cliffhanger gives you a complete look at the world of this outdoor pursuit ― both as a sport and a lifestyle ― by  highlighting the people, places, history, and culture that make the activity so fascinating. Whether you’ve been doing it for a long time or have never climbed in your life, this book will make your palms sweat and your heart race.

This book encapsulates a golden moment in climbing, with the activity enjoying peak popularity. It is an inspiration for long-term climbing fans, beginners, and outdoor enthusiasts seeking to conquer new summits. It is amix of detailed illustrations, photographs, personal stories, and tips.

About the Author

Julie Ellison has spent 10 years writing, shooting, and editing stories about the vertical world. She was Climbing magazine’s first female editor-in--chief before starting the all-woman film-production company Never Not Collective. She lives with her dog at the base of the Tetons, Wyoming.


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
CLOUDS FROM BOTH SIDES Julie Tullis 1986 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Tullis, Julie
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $30.01 (75%)
- Item # OP103-346
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLOUDS FROM BOTH SIDES. Julie Tullis 1987 Paperback VG
By: Tullis, Julie
Price $5.00 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $10.00 (67%)
- Item # OP103E-864
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING MAGAZINE LIST OF ISSUES AND DATES: FOR REFERENCE TO TAKE INVENTORY & MAKE A SET
By: Climbing Magazine
Price $0.00
- Item # J152G
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLOUDS FROM BOTH SIDES Julie Tullis 1987 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Very Good-Near Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Tullis, Julie
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $17.95, You Save $15.96 (89%)
- Item # OP103D-8774
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FEARLESS ON EVEREST: Biog SANDY IRVINE 2000 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Julie and Bill Summers
By: Summers, Julie, Summers, Julie
Price $65.00 ~ Regular $89.95, You Save $24.95 (28%)
- Item # BK1510A-881
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ENDLESS KNOT: K2: MOUNTAIN OF DREAMS AND DESTINY 1991 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED or INSCRIBED by Kurt Diemberger 3 Copies Available
By: Diemberger, Kurt
Price $49.95 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.05 (33%)
- Item # BK2234-9503
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SIBERIA: A RECORD OF TRAVEL, CLIMBING AND EXPLORATION Samuel Turner 1911 2nd UK ed Hardcover Very Good
By: Turner, Samuel
Price $29.99 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $120.01 (80%)
- Item # PL886-882
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
K2: CHALLENGING THE SKY Roberto Mantovani, Kurt Diemberger 1997 1st US ed Large Hardcover DJ Near Fine-Fine Multiple copies available
By: Mantovani, Roberto and Kurt Diemberger
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $40.00, You Save $20.01 (50%)
- Item # BK383C-881p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BEYOND POSSIBLE: ONE SOLDIER, FOURTEEN PEAKS: MY LIFE IN THE DEATH ZINE Nirmal Purja 2020 UK ed New Hardcover DJ Multiple copies available
By: Purja, Nirmal "Nims"
Price $29.95 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $45.05 (60%)
- Item # BK4284A-8614
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ROYAL ROBBINS THE AMERICAN CLIMBER David Smart 2023 1st edition New IN STOCK Multiple copies available
By: Smart, David
Price $21.95 ~ Regular $24.95, You Save $3.00 (12%)
- Item # BK4781-8615
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


IN SECRET TIBET: Theodore Illion 1991 [1937] Paperback Fine
By: Illion, Theodore
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $9.96 (50%)
- Item # BK5564-934
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BIS ZUR SPITZE DES MOUNT EVEREST [TO THE TOP OF MOUNT EVEREST "THE FIGHT FOR EVEREST 1924"] E.F. Norton 1926 1st Swiss ed Hardcover Fine
By: Norton, E.F.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $100.00, You Save $95.01 (95%)
- Item # OP63G-934
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SNOW IN THE KINGDOM: MY STORM YEARS ON EVEREST 2000 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine INSCRIBED by Ed Webster
By: Webster, Ed
Price $79.95 ~ Regular $129.99, You Save $50.04 (38%)
- Item # BK1661C-861
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LIFE AND DEATH ON MOUNT EVEREST: SHERPAS AND HIMALAYAN MOUNTAINEERING Sherry Ortner 1999 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Ortner, Sherry
Price $19.95 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $10.05 (33%)
- Item # BK1140A-8612
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ICE, STEEL AND FIRE: BRITISH EXPLORERS IN PEACE AND WAR 1921 - 1945 Linda Parker 2013 1st ed New hardcover
By: Parker, Linda
Price $39.95 ~ Regular $115.00, You Save $75.05 (65%)
- Item # BK4805-863
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DIE GROSSEN KALTEN BERGE VON SZETSCHUAN: ERLEBNISSE, FORSCHUNGEN UND KARTIERUNGEN IM MINYA-KONKA-GEBIRGE [THE GREAT COLD MOUNTAINS OF SZETSCHUAN: EXPERIENCES, RESEARCH AND MAPPING IN THE MINYA KONKA MOUNTAINS] Eduard Imhof 1974 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Imhof, Eduard
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $65.01 (87%)
- Item # OP4087-9472p
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THREE CUPS OF TEA: ONE MAN'S MISSION TO PROMOTE PEACE... ONE SCHOOL AT A TIME. Greg Mortenson 2006 Trade Paperback
By: Mortenson, Greg and David Relin
Price $4.95
- Item # OP3437-864
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
DEBORAH: A WILDERNESS NARRATIVE David Roberts 1970 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine INSCRIBED by David Roberts
By: Roberts, David
Price $128.00 ~ Regular $135.00, You Save $7.00 (5%)
- Item # OP235-879
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BRITISH MOUNTAINEERS Frank Smythe 1946 2nd prtg Hardcover DJ/No DJ Near Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Smythe, Frank
Price $2.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $17.01 (85%)
- Item # OP2408A-8774
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HIGH MOUNTAIN CLIMBING IN PERU AND BOLIVIA: A SEARCH FOR THE APEX OF AMERICA, INCLUDING THE CONQUEST OF HUASCARAN, WITH SOME OBSERVATIONS ON THE COUNTRY AND PEOPLE BELOW Annie S. Peck 1912 1st UK ed Very Good
By: Peck, Annie S.
Price $195.00 ~ Regular $295.00, You Save $100.00 (34%)
- Item # OP112-933
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart